Executive Protection and Event Security Program Manager
Posted on 3/22/2023
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Customer Service
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent education / experience
  • 4+ years of experience working in corporate security or executive protection with at least 2 of those years managing security for corporate events
  • Experience creating security plans for large events with thousands of attendees
  • Experience working with internal and external partners, such as the Events / Marketing Team, law enforcement, and government agencies
  • Demonstrated skills in threat identification and de-escalation techniques
  • Experience reviewing contracts, vetting and onboarding vendors in support of security operations
  • Attitude of customer service, collaboration, flexibility, and initiative
  • From pre-event planning to load-in to teardown, manage all aspects of event security for Discord activations at conventions, concerts, trade shows, and special events
  • Develop an Event Security program from the ground up to support Discord activations globally
  • Working with the Marketing Team, develop event security plans tailored to the event, allowing Discord employees, partners, and users to focus on having fun
  • Oversee physical security vendors during events (law enforcement, uniformed security, venue security, K9, etc.)
  • Manage Discord's Executive Protection program, and oversee the operations of the contract Executive Protection team, contractor relationships, coordinating logistics, developing policy, and managing relationships with executives
  • Develop policies around the protection of Discord executives and other higher risk employees
  • Working with Executive Business Partners and coordinate logistics for executive business and personal travel
  • Plan, implement, and manage security preparedness and emergency protocols for Discord events and executives
  • Review and onboard security vendors to support Discord operations
  • Perform other tasks and duties as assigned by the Corporate Security Manager
Desired Qualifications
  • Familiarity with the Discord app

1,001-5,000 employees

Gaming communication platform
Company Overview
Discord's mission is to build an easy-to-use communication service that gives people a place to talk, build relationships, and belong.
  • Stay healthy - We take care of our team with comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision plans.
  • Parental perks - Spend some quality time with the next generation with parental leave, fertility, adoption, and surrogacy benefits.
  • Kick back - Stay refreshed with over 19 paid holidays, use-what-you-need sick days, and four weeks of PTO.
  • Commute easy - In a non-COVID world, get up to $270 per month for your commuting and parking needs.
  • The loadout - When we’re back in the office, enjoy daily catered lunches and snacks, a desk fund to make your space yours, and whatever you need for your computer setup, including a headphone allowance.
  • Wellness on us - Take advantage of a quarterly wellness allowance for your gym membership or other wellness activities. Virtual yoga every week!
  • Transgender benefits - Discord will reimburse up to $20,000 for any procedure related to transition.
  • Discord HQ - Our office is located in Potrero Hill, a little neighborhood in San Francisco near awesome coffee and food.
  • Relocation - Excellent relocation bonuses for new hires moving to San Francisco (once it’s safe to return).
Company Core Values
  • Upside Down Leadership
  • Small & Mighty Teams
  • Unleash Talent
  • It’s a marathon, not a sprint